Debating Update: FACETS Competition at Sans Souci

On Tuesday 02 May the RGHS team (Katia da Silva Valente, Kristina Semmelink and Mikayla Shaw) won its First Round debate against Springfield. They provided a strong ECONOMIC argument to oppose the motion that: THIS HOUSE WOULD REMOVE VAT FROM …

Debating Society Update No 2

Term 1 1. ROTARY LEAGUE DEBATES: The Juniors and Seniors have been training enthusiastically since late January under the expert coaching of Tamsin Metelerkamp (Juniors) and Jordan Pfotenhauer (Seniors). They participated in the first two rounds:   Round 1: (Monday …

Kirstenbosch Earth Hour Adventure

This year Earth Hour was celebrated on 25 March and to show our support, the Rustenburg Earth Children and Eco Leaders volunteered to help at the World Wildlife Fund for Nature’s (WWF) Earth Hour Adventure event, held at the beautiful …

Earth Children Hike up Table Mountain

On the morning of Saturday the 4th of March, 15 members of the Earth Children Society, joined by  a few parents as well as Ms Chambers and her family, set off bright and early to hike up Constantia Nek. Eco-Leaders Caitlin …

Debating Update February 2017

The Juniors and Seniors have been training enthusiastically since late January under the expert coaching of Tamsin Metelerkamp (Juniors) and Jordan Pfotenhauer (Seniors). In a friendly show-debate for the Juniors, we hosted Rondebosch Seniors in the Thomson Hall on Monday …